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1 hr ago | Burnt Orange Report
Republicans have a problem when it comes to female voters. Not only did they lose the presidential election in 2012 in large part because of a voting gender gap, but an April ABC/Washington Post poll found that Democrats have a 30 point advantage when it comes to issues that particularly pertain to women.
5 hrs ago | Daily Kos
My cousin Alexa Lemley, on the right in the picture, and her longtime life and business partner Samantha Aulick just got married.
6 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
The talking heads on Fox's Bulls & Bears are very upset that there are teachers they can't demonize as evil union thugs going door to door for the midterm elections.
10 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
Fox News contributor George Will shocked his fellow panelists on Sunday by asserting that the United States should not deport child refugees who were fleeing violence in Central America.
15 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
SEATTLE : The director of elections in Seattle's King County has found a mistake that could swing Washington state's close governor's race to the Demo What does is it say about John McCain's choice of Sarah Palin when David freaking Brooks of all people is saying this kind of stuff about her? Wow.
The same day that Israeli tanks crossed into Gaza, to continue killing civilians and the occasional Hamas fighter, MSNBC decided to ignore the Israeli invasion in favor of wall-to-wall coverage of the presumed shoot-down of Malaysian Airliner MH17 over eastern Ukraine.
Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri sent a text message to reporters Saturday, saying: "No agreement to extending the calm for an additional four hours."
A very disturbing diary posted late last night This is Gaza. This is alshujaiya with some unforgettable photos of a built up neighborhood leveled in a ferocious IDF shelling attack.
There's been a lot of attention placed on antisemitism at Palestinian solidarity rallies, particularly in Europe .
The Associated Press writes, "Palestinians carry their belongings through rubble of houses destroyed by Israeli strikes, as they visit the area during a 12-hour cease-fire in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, SaturdayThousands of Gaza residents who had fled Israel-Hamas fighting streamed back to devastated border areas during a lull Saturday to ... (more)
At least 16 people were killed and more than 200 injured Thursday when a school used as a United Nations shelter came under fire in Gaza.
A second Florida judge has ruled that the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional and unenforceable.
Fifty reservists in the Israeli military - the majority of them women - have written an open letter expressing opposition to the institution's discriminatory culture and policies, the current assault on Gaza, and the militarization of their society.
Originally posted at PopularResistance.org An interview with Jason Leopold. There are many crimes committed in the pursuit of, or as an accessory to, the crimes of US Foreign Policy.
An Evening for a World Beyond War http://WorldBeyondWar.org Saturday August 9, 2014 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Busboys and Poets 5th and K Streets NW Washington, D.C. Speakers: Jeff Bachman , Professorial Lecturer in Human Rights and the Co-Director of the Ethics, Peace and Global Affairs program at the School of International Service at American University.
Kudos to The New York Times , The Christian Science Monitor and Huffington Post for their continued focus on campus sexual violence.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 08:13 pm
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